The vote to select a host city for 2018 was part of the Federation’s 2013 Annual General Assembly, which was held in Cleveland this year.
Organizers of the 2014 Gay Games presented by the Cleveland Foundation, which will take place ext August in Cleveland +Akron, welcomed Paris into the fraternity of host regions.
“We congratulate Paris on becoming the home of the 2018 Gay Games,” said Steve Sokany, co-chair of the 2014 Gay Games board of directors. “It’s a world-class city and a perfect fit to follow Cleveland+Akron to host this international sports and cultural showcase.”
Video of the announcement of the winning bid at the 2013 FGG Annual General Assembly
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